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  • Date 2021-07-12
  • Article type Current

How does this happen when newly-hired auditing staff are fostered to become auditors?

Auditors are important so that the economic system will function. But what really happens when newly-hired auditing employees at audit firms are fostered to become auditors? And why do so many newly recruited employees quit the profession after a couple of years? Researchers at Mälardalen University (MDH) are currently investigating this matter.

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  • Date 2021-07-05
  • Article type Current

Has the pandemic support package changed the way shareholders manage their own funds?

A sustainable private sector requires long-term, sound management of profit, loss and shareholder’s equity. This applies to both large and small limited liability companies. During the Corona pandemic, several large and small financial support packages have been launched by the Government to save jobs and businesses. Researchers at Mälardalen University (MDH) are currently studying how shareholders' management of equity in times of crisis has changed.

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Sustainable development goals

On 1 January 2016, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development officially came into force. Over the next fifteen years countries will mobilize efforts to end all forms of poverty, fight inequalities and tackle climate change. This is how MDH work with the sustainable development goals.

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Student project attracts international attention

Panama's ambassador to Sweden recently visited Mälardalen University’s (MDH) C2 lab – a laboratory where several of the University's engineering students work on projects together with researchers, other higher education institutions and companies in the industry. One of the projects that attracted attention during the visit was the self-driving sailing boat AutoSail.

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  • Date 2021-07-01
  • Article type Current

AI for more efficient production of hydropower

The research project SnowSat is currently underway to improve the production and storage of hydropower using artificial intelligence (AI) and Internet-of-Things (IoT). The research contributes to Sweden's goal of zero emissions and helps society adapt to climate change.

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  • Date 2021-06-29
  • Article type Current

New unique online course shows the possibilities of Industry 4.0

Technologies such as 3D printing, AR/VR, Digital Twins, Big Data and the Internet of Things for instance are gathered together under the Industry 4.0 concept and are a hot topic for any industrial company. Currently Mälardalen University is offering a unique and new digital introductory course in the field that will provide you with extensive knowledge of the possibilities using the new technologies.

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Nutrients from wastewater to be used as fertiliser in future farming

In future it will be possible for us to extract nutrients from our wastewater, to be used as fertiliser in agriculture for example. In an ongoing research project at Mälardalen University (MDH) this possibility is being explored, with a view simultaneously to create a circular society where we recycle both water and nutrients.

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After Method in Organization Studies IV: The epistemology of practice, June 16-17, 2022

Welcome to a conference that provides an opportunity for social science researchers to meet and discuss methodological questions around epistemology of practice and epistemological practices.

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Welcome to MDH all new students!

Congratulations on making a good choice. An exciting time is about to start and the opportunities are plenty. Here are some things to keep in mind in order to get the best possible start as a student at MDH. You can follow the steps below if you already have a Swedish personal ID number. If not, please visit our website for international students.

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International student

Master's, Bachelor's, online or exchange studies? Visit our international website to see what we offer you as a student from outside Sweden

Visit mdh.se/international

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